Institutionalizing New Practices Using Lean Methodologies

This document summarizes lean activities conducted through the Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT) Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) project, “Deploying Practical Solutions with Lean Techniques and Knowledge Management” (PS AID Project). This report provides a summary of the processes used to map a high-level business process for Practical Solutions, capture information on challenges and opportunities, subsequent activities to improve select processes, and recommendations for using lean methodologies to support the deployment of Practical Solutions at WSDOT.

Publication Date: 
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Publication Number: 
WA-RD 895.2
Last modified: 
09/05/2019 - 12:57
Authors: 
Paul Houle
Originator: 
Washington State Department of Enterprise Services. Lean Transformation Office
Number of Pages: 
61
Subject: 
State departments of transportation, Organizations, Management and organization, Organizational effectiveness, Business practices, Process control, Deployment, Innovation, Recommendations.